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==Resetting the browser==
 
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Resetting the web-browser can usually solve most of the issues that users have with accessing various online material. If you are one of these users, please select the correct link that corresponds with your web browser, if you are unsure of what web browser you have click the check browser version link.
 
Resetting the web-browser can usually solve most of the issues that users have with accessing various online material. If you are one of these users, please select the correct link that corresponds with your web browser, if you are unsure of what web browser you have click the check browser version link.
 
 
<table>
 
<table>
 
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<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=ie-logo.jpg|link=Reset browser}}</td>
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<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=ie-logo.png|link=Reset Internet Explorer}}</td>
<td>[[Reset Internet Explorer 6 | IE6]]<br>[[Reset Internet Explorer 7 |  
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<td>
IE7 and IE8]]</td>
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                        <!--[[Reset Internet Explorer 6 | IE6]]-->
<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=safari-logo.jpg|link=Reset browser}}</td>
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                        [[Reset Internet Explorer | IE7 - IE11]]</td>
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<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=safari-logo.png|link=Safari Private Data}}</td>
 
<td>[[Safari Private Data| Safari ]]</td>
 
<td>[[Safari Private Data| Safari ]]</td>
<td>&nbsp;</td>
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<td>{{Navimg|xsize=44|ysize=44|image=opera.png|link=Opera Private Data}}</td>
<td>&nbsp;</td>
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<td>[[Opera Private Data| Opera ]]</td>
 
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</tr>
 
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<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=Ff-logo.jpg|link=Reset browser}}</td>
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<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=firefox.png|link=Firefox Private Data}}</td>
 
<td>[[Firefox Private Data| Firefox]]</td>
 
<td>[[Firefox Private Data| Firefox]]</td>
<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=chrome-logo.jpg|link=Reset browser}}</td>
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<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=chromelogo.jpg|link=Chrome Private Data}}</td>
 
<td>[[Chrome Private Data| Google Chrome ]]</td>
 
<td>[[Chrome Private Data| Google Chrome ]]</td>
<td>&nbsp;</td>
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<td>{{Navimg|xsize=48|ysize=48|image=EdgeLogo.png|link=Edge Private Data}}</td>
<td>&nbsp;</td>
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<td>[[Edge Private Data| Microsoft Edge ]]</td>
 
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==Supported Browsers==
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These are the browsers supported by the University of Akron. The suggested browser for each Operating System is in <b>bold</b>. While these are not the ONLY browsers that will work with UA systems, these are the only ones we are able to help you with.
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#Windows Vista/7/8/10
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##<b>Internet Explorer 9-11</b>
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##Firefox
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##Chrome
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##Edge
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#Mac OSX
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##<b>Safari</b>
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##Firefox
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#iOS (iPad ONLY)
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##<b>Safari</b>
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#Linux
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##<b>Firefox</b>
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==Allowing secured sites in IE (All Versions)==
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<td valign="top" width="39">1. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Open the Start menu and click on '''Control Panel'''.<br>
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Click on '''Internet Options'''</td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:control_panel_ioptions.png|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">2. </td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Click the '''Privacy''' tab and then click on the '''Sites''' button
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:privacy_ieoptions.png|thumb]]</td></tr>
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<td valign="top" width="39">3.</td>
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<td valign="top" width="408">Enter <i>uakron.edu</i> and <i>uanet.edu</i>, clicking '''Allow''' after you type each one in </td>
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<td valign="top" width="151">[[Image:privacy_actions.png|thumb]]</td></tr>
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Microsoft [http://support.microsoft.com/kb/956196 KB956196] describes the above article's instructions and other troubleshooting techniques that may be useful. Especially users receiving "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage" with certain University of Akron webpages.
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<!-- <p>Firefox is the suggested browser for all computers. If you experience issues with Firefox it is suggested that you try IE for Windows and Safari for Mac. A list of supported browsers is [https://my.uakron.edu/psp/portprod/HELP_CENTER/ENTP/h/?tab=DEFAULT here]. -->
  
[http://gozips.uakron.edu/~rwb9  Click here to check your browser version ]
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==Related==
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* [[IE Page Cannot Be Displayed]]
  
 
[[Category:HOWTO]]
 
[[Category:HOWTO]]

Latest revision as of 20:04, 8 January 2020

Resetting the browser

Resetting the web-browser can usually solve most of the issues that users have with accessing various online material. If you are one of these users, please select the correct link that corresponds with your web browser, if you are unsure of what web browser you have click the check browser version link.

IE7 - IE11 Safari Opera
Firefox Google Chrome Microsoft Edge

Supported Browsers

These are the browsers supported by the University of Akron. The suggested browser for each Operating System is in bold. While these are not the ONLY browsers that will work with UA systems, these are the only ones we are able to help you with.

  1. Windows Vista/7/8/10
    1. Internet Explorer 9-11
    2. Firefox
    3. Chrome
    4. Edge
  2. Mac OSX
    1. Safari
    2. Firefox
  3. iOS (iPad ONLY)
    1. Safari
  4. Linux
    1. Firefox

Allowing secured sites in IE (All Versions)

1. Open the Start menu and click on Control Panel.
Click on Internet Options
Control panel ioptions.png
2. Click the Privacy tab and then click on the Sites button
Privacy ieoptions.png
3. Enter uakron.edu and uanet.edu, clicking Allow after you type each one in
Privacy actions.png


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